Month: January 2019

Capitolis Accelerates Expansion with Three Senior Hires to Support Growth

NEW YORK & LONDON & TEL-AVIV, Israel–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Capitolis, the pioneering technology provider for the capital markets, announced today that it has made three appointments to support its continued expansion. They come as the market responds to Capitolis’ unique collaborative model, and will help support the growth of the business across the buy and sell-side. Capitolis …

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Analytics Intelligence Selects Tealium’s Universal Data Hub to Connect Data Silos and Harness the Benefits of Machine Learning

Analytics Intelligence partners with Tealium to provide frontline business users with a simple and effective way to standardise, enrich, distribute, and activate customer data in real time LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/analytics?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#analyticslt;/agt;–Tealium, the leader in real-time customer data orchestration solutions, has today announced its partnership with Analytics Intelligence – the data analytics and artificial intelligence company …

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FLIR Introduces Assisted Docking Technology and First Boat Manufacturer Partner

Prestige Yachts to Become First to Demonstrate Raymarine DockSense System that Automates and Simplifies the Boat Docking Experience WILSONVILLE, Ore.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) today announced the Raymarine DockSense™ assisted docking system, the marine industry’s first intelligent object recognition and motion sensing assisted docking solution for recreational boating. DockSense system uses FLIR machine vision …

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C3 Provides Enel with AI Suite for Digital Transformation

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–C3, a leading enterprise AI software provider for accelerating digital transformation, today announced that Enel, Europe’s largest power utility for market capitalization and number of customers and a pioneer in smart grid technology, is working with C3 as its strategic provider of big data platforms and applications across its business. Following a …

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XPS Extends Relationship with RiskFirst to Leverage Market-Leading Technology

A new agreement signals a strengthening of the long relationship between XPS and RiskFirst, with XPS leveraging RiskFirst’s PFaroe to provide frequent, transparent and accessible analytics. LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–XPS Pensions Group, the largest purely pension consulting and administration firm in the UK, has signed an agreement with financial technology business RiskFirst to continue to deliver fast, …

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BIOCERES and UNION ACQUISITION CORP. announce Bioceres’ unaudited quarterly operating results for the period ended December 31, 2018

Union Acquisition Corp.’s Sponsor and/or affiliates announce intent to make open market purchases of Union’s securities NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bioceres, a leading Latin American agricultural biotech company (the “Company”), and Union Acquisition Corp. (NYSE: LTN) (“UAC”), a special purpose acquisition company, today announced the Company’s unaudited operating results for the quarter ended December 31, 2018. The …

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CDB Aviation Promotes Patrick Hannigan to President

Company Further Strengthens Executive Management for the Next Phase of Development DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/CDBAviation?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#CDBAviationlt;/agt;–CDB Aviation, a wholly owned Irish subsidiary of China Development Bank Financial Leasing Co., Limited (“CDB Leasing”), announced today the promotion of Patrick C. Hannigan, who has served as the company’s Chief Commercial Officer since January 2017, to the position of …

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IHS Markit Adds Nine Financial Institutions to Industry Design Team for SFTR Reporting

More than 40 global leaders in securities finance are now collaborating with IHS Markit and Pirum Systems to develop technology for SFTR requirements LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Business information provider IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) today announced that ABN AMRO, Banco Santander, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Barclays, Goldman Sachs, ING and three other financial institutions have joined its …

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OSN Selects SnapLogic for Cloud Transformation

MENA’s leading entertainment network modernises IT environment, connects hybrid cloud systems with SnapLogic LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/CIO?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#CIOlt;/agt;–SnapLogic, provider of the #1 intelligent integration platform, today announced that OSN, the leading entertainment network across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), has selected SnapLogic’s Intelligent Integration Platform to modernise its IT environment and support its use …

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iClick Interactive Extends its Business Intelligence Solutions with Smart Government Initiative

Data solutions to attract more companies to the Hefei National High-tech Industry Development Zone in smart city push HONG KONG–(BUSINESS WIRE)–iClick Interactive Asia Group Limited (“iClick”) (NASDAQ: ICLK), a leading independent online marketing and data technology platform in China, today announced that an intention to cooperate had been officially reached with the China Speech Valley and Quantum Center …

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Simon Cothliff Joins STATS as Head of Broadcast and Media Sales

Experienced Technology and Emerging TV Executive Joins STATS’ Industry Leading International Broadcast and Media Sales Team LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–STATS, the worldwide leader in sports data and intelligence, announced the hire of Simon Cothliff as Head of Broadcast and Media Sales, overseeing the sale of data and research products to the world’s top broadcast and media companies. …

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Tradeshift Announces Record Year and Exceptional Growth in Every Category Heading Into 2019

Q4 result highlights include 49 new enterprise customers, new annual bookings growth of 250 percent and eleven quarters of successive growth. SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Tradeshift, the leader in supply chain payments and marketplaces, today announced results from the fourth quarter of 2018, marking the eleventh quarter in a row of successive growth and beating targets. Tradeshift’s …

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PFS CEO Noel Moran will be Showcased at Davos 2019 by European CEO

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/FinTech?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#FinTechlt;/agt;–FinTech founder, Noel Moran, Chief Executive Officer of Prepaid Financial Services and European Entrepreneur of the Year will be showcased to attendees of Davos 2019 in Switzerland this week by European CEO. This is the 10th consecutive year that European CEO will have a presence within the exclusive annual invitation-only World Economic …

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Wren Therapeutics Completes £18 Million Series A Financing

Investment will enable company to accelerate pipeline for protein misfolding diseases, of which there are more than 50 in total Broad pipeline of small molecule and antibody therapeutics, as well as diagnostics, spanning neurology, ophthalmology and metabolic diseases Proprietary and novel approach based on physical principles rather than current and traditional biology-based approaches Company created …

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BioCatch Launches New Behavioural Biometrics Offering to Combat Vishing, the Fastest-Growing and Hardest-to-Detect Authorised Push Payment Fraud Scam in the UK

Vishing, a Type of Authorised Push Payment (APP) Fraud Scam, is a Voice-Based Social Engineering Con That Costs British Banking Customers Millions of Pounds, Collectively, Each Year LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BioCatch, the global leader in behavioural biometrics, has introduced a new offering to help protect consumers from phone scams known as vishing, a type of Authorised Push …

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Bridgestone Europe To Acquire TomTom Telematics For €910 Million Cash Consideration

TomTom Telematics, a business unit of TomTom, is the European leader in digital fleet solutions with a strong data platform. Transaction creates a fleet solutions powerhouse in EMEA well-positioned to unlock new digital business models across commercial and consumer mobility. BRUSSELS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bridgestone Europe NV/SA (“Bridgestone”), a subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation in EMEA, has entered into …

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GA Telesis Board Appoints Norman Liu as an Independent Director

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/Airbus?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#Airbuslt;/agt;–GA Telesis, LLC, a leading global commercial aviation integrated services provider, announces that its Board of Directors will appoint Norman C.T. Liu as an Independent Board Member effective February 1, 2019. Norm brings over 35 years of experience in aviation financing, infrastructure investing and investment banking. He is the former …

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Toshiba Announces Latest Ethernet Bridge IC for Automotive and Industrial Applications

New IC Supports Time-Sensitive Networking Protocol and Ethernet Bridging Bandwidth up to 1Gbps IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc. (“Toshiba”) today has announced TC9562 series, its latest member in the automotive network bridge IC product line. The TC9562 series provides advanced Ethernet capability for telematics and infotainment systems for the automotive segment. Real-time processing …

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